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Kansas Newspaper Clippings - Gaming (Casinos, slots, etc.)

2008

John Hanna
Las Vegas firm making play for casino
Hutchinson News, 01/01/2008

John Hanna
Group wants in on Dodge City casino bids
Wichita Eagle, 01/01/2008

Deb Gruver
Casino campaigns name donors
Wichita Eagle, 01/01/2008

John Hanna

Casino draws late entry
Topeka Capital Journal, 01/01/2008

Eric Swanson
Third developer hoping to submit bid for casino
Dodge City Daily Globe, 01/01/2008

Sam Hartle
WyCo casino proposals head to state
Kansas City Kansan, 01/02/2008

Look west
Topeka Capital Journal, 01/03/2008

Matthew Clark
Camptown halts construction
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 01/03/2008

Letters to the Editor
Casino will not add to community's moral wealth
Dodge City Daily Globe, 01/04/2008

Rick Alm
Sands back with casino plans
Kansas City Star, 01/04/2008

J-W Editorials
Casino gamble [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 01/04/2008

Associated Press
Camptown, lottery clash over profits
Wichita Eagle, 01/04/2008

Nick Sloan
Golden gaming surprised by new proposal
Kansas City Kansan, 01/05/2008

Jessica Tims-Seeliger
A compromise must be reached for slots to operate [editorial]
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 01/06/2008

Carl Manning
Casinos focus on Kansas
Topeka Capital Journal, 01/07/2008

Carl Manning
Casino operators set sights on Kansas
Hutchinson News, 01/07/2008

Associated Press
State's alliance with private casino operators
Manhattan Mercury, 01/07/2008

Martin Hawver
A lot rides on court's decision on casinos
Junction City Daily Union, 01/07/2008

Carl Manning
Late casino application refused
Topeka Capital Journal, 01/08/2008

Rick Alm
Kansas casinos await court ruling on slots
Kansas City Star, 01/08/2008

State refuses casino firm's late bid in Ford County
Wichita Eagle, 01/08/2008

Carl Manning
Las Vegas firm can't compete for casino
Hutchinson News, 01/08/2008

Eric Swanson
State rejects late casino plan
Dodge City Daily Globe, 01/08/2008

Kansan Staff Reports
Casino to open Thursday
Kansas City Kansan, 01/09/2008

Carl Manning
Casino operators focusing on new turf in Kansas
Chanute Tribune, 01/09/2008

Fred Mann
Mulvane OKs annexing Harrah's site
Wichita Eagle, 01/09/2008

Associated Press
Harrah's Mirage seek endorsement of projects
Hutchinson News, 01/10/2008

David Twiddy
Tribe betting on KCK casino
Topeka Capital Journal, 01/11/2008

Rick Alm
Tribal casino opens in KCK
Kansas City Star, 01/11/2008

Martin Hawver
At the rail
Metro News, 01/11/2008

Mark Fagan
Gambling decisions are 'not for sale,' leader says
Lawrence Journal World, 01/11/2008

David Twiddy
Wyandotte Nation opens KCK casino
Junction City Daily Union, 01/11/2008

Sam Hartle
UG casino conundrum
Kansas City Kansan, 01/11/2008

Nick Sloan
Legislators mum on Sands
Kansas City Kansan, 01/12/2008

Fred Mann
Mulvane may back Harrah's casino plan
Wichita Eagle, 01/13/2008

Other Editors
The Topeka Capital-Journal, on gambling in Kansas:
Chanute Tribune, 01/15/2008

Tim Carpenter
Gambling revenue earmarked for debt reduction, programs
Topeka Capital Journal, 01/16/2008

John Hanna
Governor bets budget on gambling
Hutchinson News, 01/16/2008

John Hanna
Senator sues commission over background rejection
Hutchinson News, 01/16/2008

Associated Press
Governor proposes new spending taps gambling revenues
Emporia Gazette, 01/16/2008

Associated Press
Kansas Racing and Gaming Commission expanding
Winfield Daily Courier, 01/16/2008

Kevin Flaherty
Barone files petition against KRGC
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 01/16/2008

Carl Manning
Racing and Gaming Commission expanding
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 01/16/2008

Carl Manning
Kansas Lottery Commission hires consultant to review casino contracts
Lawrence Journal World, 01/17/2008

Rick Alm
KC casinos facing tougher odds
Kansas City Star, 01/17/2008

Fred Mann
Mulvane council endorses casino plan
Wichita Eagle, 01/17/2008

Carl Manning
Lottery consultant hired to review casino contracts
Topeka Capital Journal, 01/17/2008

John Hanna
Senator sues over rejected background report
Topeka Capital Journal, 01/17/2008

J-W Editorials
Budget gamble [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 01/17/2008

Associated Press
Mulvane City council endorses proposed casino
Winfield Daily Courier, 01/17/2008

Lottery hires casino consultant
Manhattan Mercury, 01/17/2008

Sam Hartle and Matt Kelsey
Group asks state to reject KCK casino proposals
Kansas City Kansan, 01/17/2008

Nick Sloan and Sam Hartle
Sands submits plan by Edwardsville's planning deadline
Kansas City Kansan, 01/17/2008

Daily Union Staff and News Service
City council endorses proposed casino
Junction City Daily Union, 01/17/2008

Odds again favor Mulvane for casino
Wichita Eagle, 01/18/2008

Mark Wiebe
Sands files new casino application
Kansas City Star, 01/19/2008

Billy Friend
Wyandotte Nation proud to present new KCK casino
Kansas City Star, 01/20/2008

Associated Press
Citizens air fears on rural casinos
Wichita Eagle, 01/22/2008

Rick Alm
Slots get more stingy as pennies proliferate
Kansas City Star, 01/22/2008

Associated Press
Suit approved over SEK casino
Iola Register, 01/23/2008

Ashley Nietfeld
Endorsement postponed
Dodge City Daily Globe, 01/23/2008

Rick Alm
Sands submits new casino application
Kansas City Star, 01/26/2008

Sam Hartle
Sands submits revamped casino plan
Kansas City Kansan, 01/26/2008

Dion Lefler
Ruffin pushes for new slots vote
Wichita Eagle, 01/27/2008

Chris Green and Sarah Kessinger
Lawmakers to get ruling on gambling bill's constitutionality within days
Hutchinson News, 01/27/2008

Mark Vierthaler
Zoning board recommends approval of casino re-zoning
Dodge City Daily Globe, 01/29/2008

Carl Manning
Gambling ruling set for Friday
Topeka Capital Journal, 01/31/2008

Carl Manning
Judge upholds expanded gambling law
Hays Daily News, 02/01/2008

Associated Press
Gambling law upheld
Iola Register, 02/01/2008

Carl Manning
Court upholds expanded gaming bill
Dodge City Daily Globe, 02/02/2008

Associated Press
State-run gambling jumps its first hurdle
Hutchinson News, 02/02/2008

Carl Manning
District judge upholds Kansas' expanded gambling law
Lawrence Journal World, 02/02/2008

Rhonda Holman
Ante up casino odds improving
Wichita Eagle, 02/02/2008

Fred Mann
Casino law gets OK from district judge
Wichita Eagle, 02/02/2008

James Carlson
State dealt winning hand
Topeka Capital Journal, 02/02/2008

Jim Sullinger and Rick Alm
Kansas gambling law backed
Kansas City Star, 02/02/2008

Kevin Flaherty
Gaming passes muster at court test
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 02/02/2008

Carl Manning
Judge upholds Kansas' expanded gambling law
Winfield Daily Courier, 02/02/2008

Sam Hartle
Casino lawsuit rejected
Kansas City Kansan, 02/02/2008

Chris Walker
State in casino business
Emporia Gazette, 02/04/2008

Rick Alm
Watchdog questions legality of casinos
Kansas City Star, 02/05/2008

Associated Press
Bill would use gambling revenues for state retirees
Hays Daily News, 02/05/2008

Mark Wiebe
Sands proposal vexes county
Kansas City Star, 02/06/2008

Chris Green
Lawmakers want gambling revenues to aid KPERS retirees
Salina Journal, 02/06/2008

Sam Hartle
Legality of KCK plans questioned
Kansas City Kansan, 02/06/2008

Sam Hartle
Casino opinions from AG sought
Kansas City Kansan, 02/06/2008

Associated Press
Wyandotte officials question renewed casino proposal
Emporia Gazette, 02/06/2008

Twisted logic [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 02/07/2008

Associated Press
County seeks clarification on casino
Manhattan Mercury, 02/07/2008

Carl Manning
Supreme Court to hear gambling lawsuit
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 02/07/2008

Associated Press
Supreme Court to hear gaming lawsuit in May
Dodge City Daily Globe, 02/07/2008

Ron Fields
Retiree bonus [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 02/07/2008

Chris Green
House members seek hike for retiree pensions
Chanute Tribune, 02/07/2008

Rick Alm
Commission all in for casino in Sugar Creek
Kansas City Star, 02/08/2008

Scott Rothschild
Gambling cut could threaten higher ed
Lawrence Journal World, 02/08/2008

Dan Voorhis
Mulvane sued over annexing for casino
Wichita Eagle, 02/09/2008

J-W Editorials
Valid concern [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 02/10/2008

Associated Press
Casino dealt risky hand?
Junction City Daily Union, 02/10/2008

David Klepper
Hearing set on Kansas gambling law
Kansas City Star, 02/11/2008

Russell Steen
Sebelius' handpicked green casino
Hutchinson News, 02/11/2008

Associated Press
Bill allows another vote on slots at dog track
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 02/15/2008

Dion Lefler
Bill would allow second vote on slots
Wichita Eagle, 02/15/2008

Kansas Racing and Gaming Commission
Some key provisions of the commission's code of conduct for members, staff and agents
Dodge City Daily Globe, 02/16/2008

Eric Swanson
Next step toward Ford Co. casino could be finished by late March
Dodge City Daily Globe, 02/16/2008

Jackpot [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 02/16/2008

Risky betting
Hutchinson News, 02/16/2008

Ashley Nietfeld
Permit given to casino developer
Dodge City Daily Globe, 02/20/2008

Sound plans for tax relief, stronger neighborhoods [the star's editorial]
Kansas City Star, 02/21/2008

Rick Alm
Ameristar cancels expansion plans
Kansas City Star, 02/22/2008

Sam Hartle
Sands asks for delay in Edwardsville
Kansas City Kansan, 02/22/2008

Other voices
Topeka Capital Journal, 02/23/2008

The Hutchinson News
A world of vice is waiting to be exploited [editorial]
Manhattan Mercury, 02/24/2008

If a casino is built in Ford County, who will own it?
Dodge City Daily Globe, 02/25/2008

Kevin Flaherty
Camptown waiting on lottery contract
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 02/26/2008

Rick Alm
Open market would rewrite history
Kansas City Star, 02/26/2008

Fred Mann
Belle Plaine council to discuss annexation for casino
Wichita Eagle, 02/27/2008

Bob Wetmore
What's up with the events center? [editorial]
Dodge City Daily Globe, 02/27/2008

Rick Alm
Woodlands ex-manager sentenced
Kansas City Star, 02/28/2008

Associated Press
Cherokee County sues over Okla. casino
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 02/28/2008

Associated Press
Cherokee Co. sues federal agency over Oklahoma casino
Chanute Tribune, 02/28/2008

Rick Alm
Loss limit language ok'd
Kansas City Star, 02/29/2008

Where more gambling could mean lower taxes
Wichita Eagle, 03/02/2008

Sam Hartle
Lottery commission requests extension
Kansas City Kansan, 03/04/2008

Fred Mann
Lottery may take longer on casinos
Wichita Eagle, 03/04/2008

Carl Manning
Commission needs more time to negotiate casino contracts
Lawrence Journal World, 03/04/2008

Carl Manning
Lottery needs more time on casinos
Hutchinson News, 03/04/2008

Mark Vierthaler
Gaming commission asks for more time
Dodge City Daily Globe, 03/04/2008

Eric Swanson
More time given to gambling commission
Dodge City Daily Globe, 03/05/2008

Rick Alm
Delay in casinos sought
Kansas City Star, 03/05/2008

Rick Alm and Mark Wiebe
Six clears the way for Sands casino proposal
Kansas City Star, 03/07/2008

Sam Hartle
Ruling: UG not required to review Sands
Kansas City Kansan, 03/07/2008

Rick Alm
Kansas fights problem gambling
Kansas City Star, 03/11/2008

Fred Mann
Mulvane council to air views on casino
Wichita Eagle, 03/12/2008

Fred Mann
Judge lets suit advance
Wichita Eagle, 03/13/2008

Sam Hartle
Edwardsville planning commission to review Sands plan
Kansas City Kansan, 03/13/2008

Associated Press
New casinos near Ark City gets mixed reviews
Chanute Tribune, 03/13/2008

Tim Carpenter
Group aims to help gamblers
Topeka Capital Journal, 03/14/2008

Rick Alm
Sugar Creek off agenda
Kansas City Star, 03/14/2008

Deb Gruver
Mulvane approves MGM plan
Wichita Eagle, 03/14/2008

Sam Hartle
As state considers casino plans, groups hope to highlight addiction
Kansas City Kansan, 03/14/2008

Rick Alm
AG Six sidesteps casino opinion
Kansas City Star, 03/15/2008

Nick Sloan
Golden gaming responds to Sands
Kansas City Kansan, 03/15/2008

Bob Wetmore
DC Resort and Gaming names local agency of record
Dodge City Daily Globe, 03/15/2008

Sam Hartle
Sands moves forward to Edwardsville council: Attorney general will not rule on AFP claims
Kansas City Kansan, 03/15/2008

Sam Hartle
City's planning commission unanimously approves casino application: Council will review on April 14
Kansas City Kansan, 03/15/2008

Sam Hartle
AFP claims, AG decision pose even more casino questions
Kansas City Kansan, 03/18/2008

Sam Hartle and Matt Kelsey
Still awaiting local, state approval Sands Kansas to host casino job fair
Kansas City Kansan, 03/18/2008

Beccy Tanner
Tribe may try to put casino in Park City
Wichita Eagle, 03/20/2008

Scott Rothschild
Casino-choosing process extended
Lawrence Journal World, 03/20/2008

Sam Hartle
Gaming companies gave thousands to legislators
Kansas City Kansan, 03/20/2008

Michael Hooper
City pitches in to help HPT
Topeka Capital Journal, 03/21/2008

Associated Press
Okla. tribe wants Wichita land in trust
Emporia Gazette, 03/21/2008

Brent D. Wistrom and Tim Potter
Path to tribal casino is long
Wichita Eagle, 03/24/2008

Rick Alm
Tax group is part of suit on casinos
Kansas City Star, 03/25/2008

Residents sure to block casino proposals
Manhattan Mercury, 03/26/2008

Sam Hartle
Lawsuit filed over KCK casino proposals
Kansas City Kansan, 03/26/2008

Staff Reports
Original casino review deadline
Dodge City Daily Globe, 03/26/2008

Associated Press
Casino proposals under fire
Garden City Telegram, 03/26/2008

No gambling?
Wichita Eagle, 03/28/2008

Fred Mann
Mulvane to annex 'string'---again
Wichita Eagle, 03/29/2008

Jeannine Koranda and Fred Mann
House OKs plan to block Mulvane
Wichita Eagle, 04/01/2008

Sam Hartle
UG to review casino process Thursday night
Kansas City Kansan, 04/02/2008

Mark Wiebe
Sands force KCK's hand
Kansas City Star, 04/03/2008

Hurst Laviana
Mulvane sues county, lottery over casino
Wichita Eagle, 04/03/2008

Kevin Flaherty
Lottery negotiates with New Frontier
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 04/04/2008

Rick Alm
Judge oks reopening casino suit
Kansas City Star, 04/05/2008

Sam Hartle
Gaming debate to take on a new look
Kansas City Kansan, 04/05/2008

Associated Press
Casino's 'battle legale' persists
Lawrence Journal World, 04/06/2008

Associated Press
State can challenge Wyandotte Nation casino
Wichita Eagle, 04/06/2008

Associated Press
State wins another chance to challenge Indian casino
Topeka Capital Journal, 04/06/2008

Rick Alm
Untangling Kansas' mess over casinos
Kansas City Star, 04/08/2008

Rick Alm
Casino firm balks at investment rule
Kansas City Star, 04/09/2008

Rick Alm
Charities to share in Woodlands grants
Kansas City Star, 04/09/2008

Associated Press
Firm seeks to phase in investments in Cherokee County casino
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 04/10/2008

Kansan Staff Reports
State will pick WyCo casino on Sept. 19
Kansas City Kansan, 04/11/2008

Sam Hartle
Sands accuses Golden Gaming of dirty tactics in Edwardsville
Kansas City Kansan, 04/11/2008

Tim Carpenter
Board: Casino links 'benign'
Topeka Capital Journal, 04/11/2008

Carl Manning
Sumner casino decision is likely in August
Wichita Eagle, 04/11/2008

Fred Mann
Lottery: Picking vendor was hard
Wichita Eagle, 04/12/2008

Martin Hawver
Sebelius, lawmakers headed for a showdown
Junction City Daily Union, 04/14/2008

Mark Wiebe
Edwardsville OKs casino bid
Kansas City Star, 04/15/2008

Sam Hartle
Edwardsville endorses Sands
Kansas City Kansan, 04/15/2008

Rick Alm
Basketball gives boats a bounce
Kansas City Star, 04/16/2008

Kevin Flaherty
Officials speak out on casino issue
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 04/16/2008

Fred Mann
Lottery to hear from casino applicants
Wichita Eagle, 04/17/2008

Rick Alm
Officials can speak as citizens about casinos
Kansas City Star, 04/17/2008

Carl Manning
Kansas Lottery Commission to consider casino applicants
Winfield Daily Courier, 04/17/2008

Sam Hartle
State plans review of endorsed casino proposals
Kansas City Kansan, 04/18/2008

Sam Hartle
Woodlands must make next move for slots
Kansas City Kansan, 04/18/2008

Fred Mann
Mulvane gearing up for a casino battle
Wichita Eagle, 04/21/2008

Fred Mann
Mulvane to launch campaign for casino
Wichita Eagle, 04/22/2008

John Green
Tax debt prompts seizure at racetrack
Hutchinson News, 04/24/2008

Kit Wagar
Casino-bill sponsor's free room questioned
Kansas City Star, 04/26/2008

Fred Mann
Mulvane casino site projected to earn more
Wichita Eagle, 04/29/2008

Carl Manning
Kansas' revenue from gambling less than projected, report says
Lawrence Journal World, 04/30/2008

Carl Manning
Report: Kansas' gain from gambling less than projected
Hutchinson News, 04/30/2008

Carl Manning
Report says Kansas' gain from gambling less than projected
Winfield Daily Courier, 04/30/2008

Andrew Nash
Camptown negotiations fail
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 05/03/2008

Andrew Nash
Ruffin says SB66 cause of Camptown talk failure
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 05/04/2008

Associated Press
Racetrack owner ends state talks
Topeka Capital Journal, 05/04/2008

Associated Press
Lottery: Camptown owner ended talks
Lawrence Journal World, 05/04/2008

Associated Press
Dog track ends talks with lottery regulators
Kansas City Star, 05/05/2008

Fred Mann
Lottery allows developer 12-year buy-in for casino
Wichita Eagle, 05/06/2008

Carrie Rengers
Camptown track not reopening this year
Wichita Eagle, 05/06/2008

Associated Press
Kansas Lottery Commission approves casino contract
Manhattan Mercury, 05/06/2008

Lottery OKs Cherokee County casino
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 05/06/2008

Associated Press
Cherokee County casino contract OK'd
Chanute Tribune, 05/06/2008

Sam Hartle
Casino developers caught off-guard by Lottery's attempt to keep more revenue
Kansas City Kansan, 05/06/2008

Carl Manning
Lottery panel OKs casino contract
Hutchinson News, 05/06/2008

Fred Mann
Sumner Co. files second suit against Mulvane
Wichita Eagle, 05/07/2008

Rick Alm
Numbers bode ill
Kansas City Star, 05/07/2008

Jessica Tims-Seeliger
Expanded gaming in Kansas should be done right [editorial]
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 05/07/2008

Kevin Flaherty
Law allows for phased casino
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 05/07/2008

Kansan Staff Reports
Woodlands remains optimistic about slots
Kansas City Kansan, 05/07/2008

Sam Hartle
Casino review schedule released
Kansas City Kansan, 05/09/2008

Sam Hartle
Speedway enlists Zogby to conduct WyCo casino poll
Kansas City Kansan, 05/10/2008

Fred Mann
Casinos feeling an economic pinch, too
Wichita Eagle, 05/11/2008

Associated Press
Kansas Supreme Court to hear challenge to state gambling law
Manhattan Mercury, 05/14/2008

Rick Alm
Take at casinos hits record
Kansas City Star, 05/15/2008

Carl Manning
Casino question before court
Kansas City Star, 05/15/2008

Tim Carpenter
Kansas justices consider casinos
Topeka Capital Journal, 05/15/2008

Tim Carpenter
Topeka group, Harrah's to outline casino bid
Topeka Capital Journal, 05/15/2008

Scott Rothschild
Court ponders gambling law
Lawrence Journal World, 05/15/2008

Sam Hartle
Lottery preparing for casino negotiations
Kansas City Kansan, 05/15/2008

Carl Manning
Court hears challenge to state gambling law
Junction City Daily Union, 05/15/2008

Rick Alm
Casino makes its first payment
Kansas City Star, 05/16/2008

Sam Hartle
Pinnacle joins casino lawsuit
Kansas City Kansan, 05/16/2008

Associated Press
KCK casino makes first payment to city
Winfield Daily Courier, 05/17/2008

Fred Mann
Squabble over casino moves to Topeka
Wichita Eagle, 05/19/2008

Carl Manning
Lottery gambles on court ruling
Lawrence Journal World, 05/19/2008

Sam Hartle
UG gets first check from Wyandotte Nation
Kansas City Kansan, 05/19/2008

Carl Manning
Gambling supporters gamble on court ruling
Manhattan Mercury, 05/19/2008

Lottery commission to consider casinos
Junction City Daily Union, 05/19/2008

Mark Vierthaler
What is going on with the whole casino thing?
Dodge City Daily Globe, 05/19/2008

Associated Press
Emporian on panel reviewing casino proposals
Emporia Gazette, 05/20/2008

Kevin Flaherty
Camptown sits empty as racing weekends pass by
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 05/20/2008

WyCo casino presentations today in Topeka
Kansas City Kansan, 05/20/2008

Carl Manning
Kansas lottery commission considering casino applications
Dodge City Daily Globe, 05/20/2008

Fred Mann
Casino groups tout their plans to commission
Wichita Eagle, 05/20/2008

Rick Alm
Reward but no risk is the goal
Kansas City Star, 05/20/2008

James Carlson
Casino choices abundant
Topeka Capital Journal, 05/20/2008

Jon Ruhlen
Companies to roll dice on casino bids
Hutchinson News, 05/20/2008

James Carlson
Las Vegas group pitches casino
Topeka Capital Journal, 05/21/2008

Eagle Staff and News Service
Commission delays vote on casino
Wichita Eagle, 05/21/2008

Scott Rothschild
Casino developers make their pitches
Lawrence Journal World, 05/21/2008

Sam Hartle
Commission needs more time to review
Kansas City Kansan, 05/21/2008

Associated Press
Casino vote is delayed
Iola Register, 05/21/2008

Sam Hartle
WyCo casino hopefuls make their case
Kansas City Kansan, 05/21/2008

Chris Green
Developers present plans for new casino
Hutchinson News, 05/21/2008

The Capital-Journal
Senator's lawsuit to begin in July
Topeka Capital Journal, 05/23/2008

Carl Manning
Gambling supporters gamble on court ruling
Metro News, 05/23/2008

Matthew Clark
Commission discusses state of gaming
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 05/24/2008

Chris Green
Two Ford Co. casino plans advance
Hutchinson News, 05/25/2008

Mark Vierthaler
Casino hopefuls come before lottery commission
Dodge City Daily Globe, 05/26/2008

Rick Alm
Kansas casinos expect jackpot after kickoff
Kansas City Star, 05/27/2008

Rick Alm
10 casino plans OK'd in Kansas
Kansas City Star, 05/28/2008

James Carlson
Topeka group's casino proposal still in play
Topeka Capital Journal, 05/28/2008

Fred Mann
State OKs 3 plans for Sumner casinos
Wichita Eagle, 05/28/2008

J-W Editorials
Who's counting? [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 05/28/2008

Carl Manning
10 casino contracts move ahead; 1 applicant drops out
Winfield Daily Courier, 05/28/2008

Sam Hartle
Lottery OKs all 5 casino proposals
Kansas City Kansan, 05/28/2008

Eric Swanson
Both casino proposals get nod
Dodge City Daily Globe, 05/28/2008

Roy Wenzl
Dashed casino plan least of Knight's worries
Wichita Eagle, 05/29/2008

Fred Mann
Lottery corrects casino's potential payouts
Wichita Eagle, 05/29/2008

Nick Sloan
Indian Springs property development revealed to KCK Public Schools
Kansas City Kansan, 05/29/2008

Sam Hartle
Edwardsville looks at hotel tax for revenue
Kansas City Kansan, 05/29/2008

Jeannine Koranda
Studies: Mulvane casino will earn more
Wichita Eagle, 06/04/2008

Sam Hartle
State hears lower casino revenue projections
Kansas City Kansan, 06/04/2008

Associated Press
Sumner casino lawsuit to continue
Junction City Daily Union, 06/08/2008

Lawrence Journal-World
On casino loss limits
Junction City Daily Union, 06/08/2008

Carl Manning
Review board's job isn't glitz, glamour
Leavenworth Times, 06/09/2008

Associated Press
Casino board not the high life
Topeka Capital Journal, 06/09/2008

Sam Hartle
Edwardsville OKs hotel tax...but they don't have a hotel yet
Kansas City Kansan, 06/11/2008

Eric Swanson
Aspiring casino developer looks to future
Dodge City Daily Globe, 06/12/2008

Rick Alm
Land near Wichita eyed for tribal casino
Kansas City Star, 06/19/2008

Bill Wilson
Florida company wins Wild West bid
Wichita Eagle, 06/19/2008

Fred Mann
Judge dismisses Mulvane lawsuit
Wichita Eagle, 06/19/2008

Fred Mann
Casinos and their community
Wichita Eagle, 06/22/2008

James Carlson
Developers bet on future
Topeka Capital Journal, 06/23/2008

Sam Hartle
Casino cases to be in court soon
Kansas City Kansan, 06/26/2008

Rick Alm and David Klepper
Kansas high court upholds gambling law
Kansas City Star, 06/27/2008

Carl Manning
Gambling law ruled constitutional
Junction City Daily Union, 06/27/2008

James Carlson
No bluff: State-owned casinos constitutional
Topeka Capital Journal, 06/28/2008

J-W Editorial
Casinos cleared [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 06/28/2008

Eric Swanson
Dodge City casino hopefuls react to ruling
Dodge City Daily Globe, 06/28/2008

The Morning Sun
Court made right decision on gaming issue [editorial]
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 06/28/2008

Sam Hartle
High court OKs Kansas casinos
Kansas City Kansan, 06/28/2008

Casinos pay 'privilege fees'
Kansas City Kansan, 06/28/2008

Kevin Flaherty
Locals happy with court decision
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 06/28/2008

Citizen runaround [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 07/02/2008

Chris Green
Casino money no budget fix
Hutchinson News, 07/02/2008

The Morning Sun
Lottery errs in pick 3 numbers
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 07/04/2008

Lottery botches numbers
Kansas City Star, 07/04/2008

The Capital-Journal
Lotto: You're a winner, and you, too
Topeka Capital Journal, 07/04/2008

Fred Mann
Sumner Co. residents can weigh in on casino plan
Wichita Eagle, 07/06/2008

Rick Alm
Taxes have the power to destroy racetrack
Kansas City Star, 07/08/2008

Jeannine Koranda
Lottery will pay out for glitch
Wichita Eagle, 07/08/2008

Chris Green
Casino developers to show plans to board
Hutchinson News, 07/09/2008

Associated Press
Pick 2 lottery blunder puts casino contract in doubt
Chanute Tribune, 07/10/2008

Associated Press
Pick 3 mistakes could jeopardize firm's casino contract
Lawrence Journal World, 07/10/2008

Associated Press
Lotto glitch may sink contract
Wichita Eagle, 07/10/2008

Andrew Nash
Gaming meeting hears Penn proposal
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 07/10/2008

Dusti Fansler
Penn National says they will be good for Kansas
Winfield Daily Courier, 07/11/2008

Dusti Fansler
Celebrity chef makes case for Harrah's
Winfield Daily Courier, 07/11/2008

Area gambling report for June 2008
Kansas City Star, 07/11/2008

Joe Stumpe
Deen charms while pushing for Harrah's
Wichita Eagle, 07/11/2008

Fred Mann
Casinos pitch to state board questions Harrah's, Penn
Wichita Eagle, 07/11/2008

Fred Mann
Marvel faces revenue questions
Wichita Eagle, 07/12/2008

Carl Manning
Commission won't delay state casino decisions
Hutchinson News, 07/12/2008

Joshua Ames
Marvel gives pitch to reluctant Sumner County residents
Winfield Daily Courier, 07/12/2008

Associated Press
Casino review board questions bidders
Salina Journal, 07/13/2008

Associated Press
Casino review board questions Marvel gaming projections
Hays Daily News, 07/13/2008

Rick Alm
Oh, for the days of numbered balls
Kansas City Star, 07/15/2008

Fred Mann
UAW challenges Harrah's bid
Wichita Eagle, 07/15/2008

Cherse Forno
Outlining their plan
Dodge City Daily Globe, 07/17/2008

Damon Smith
Track opts to close operations
Topeka Capital Journal, 07/23/2008

Carl Manning
Consultants: Harrah's biggest money maker
Topeka Capital Journal, 07/23/2008

Dan Margolies and Tom Smith
Last race set for Aug. 24
Kansas City Star, 07/23/2008

Cherise Forno
Gaming official speaks about the steps being taken to pick casino developer
Dodge City Daily Globe, 07/24/2008

David Klepper and Tom Smit
Woodlands plan sparks speculation
Kansas City Star, 07/24/2008

Dan Margolies and Mark Wiebe
Casino proposal: And then there were four
Kansas City Star, 07/24/2008

Scott Rothschild
Gambling dealt setbacks
Lawrence Journal World, 07/24/2008

J-W Editorial
Declining odds [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 07/24/2008

Carl Manning
Kansas gambling landscape changes
Hutchinson News, 07/25/2008

Fred Mann
Consultant puts Harrah's at top of earning list
Wichita Eagle, 07/25/2008

Carl Manning
Board: Casino pick will be tough
Hutchinson News, 07/26/2008

Fred Mann
Wellington casinos have say with review board
Wichita Eagle, 07/26/2008

Matthew J. Palcher
Bring back the woodlands as casino, amusement area
Kansas City Star, 07/29/2008

Carl Manning
Woodlands' haggling coming down the stretch
Topeka Capital Journal, 07/30/2008

Carl Manning
Woodlands' haggling coming down the stretch
Topeka Capital Journal, 07/30/2008

Michael Hooper
Do you have lucky ticket?
Topeka Capital Journal, 07/30/2008

Associated Press
State, Woodlands in talks over slots
Wichita Eagle, 07/30/2008

Cherise Forno
Another look
Dodge City Daily Globe, 07/30/2008

Kevin Flaherty
Lottery talks Camptown, casinos
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 07/30/2008

Fred Mann
Olathe-based casino group has support in Dodge City
Wichita Eagle, 08/01/2008

Kathy Hanks
Developers detail their casino plans
Hutchinson News, 08/01/2008

Eric Swanson
Developer says casino would turn Dodge into 'entertainment capital'
Dodge City Daily Globe, 08/01/2008

Rick Alm
Butler seeks partner in casino bid
Kansas City Star, 08/05/2008

Eric Swanson
Butler National cash partner for seeking $25M casino venture
Dodge City Daily Globe, 08/07/2008

Rick Alm
Officials in video may face trouble
Kansas City Star, 08/15/2008

Carl Manning
Board to decide if officials illegally endorsed casino
Wichita Eagle, 08/16/2008

Fred Mann
Lawsuits could negate casino board decision
Wichita Eagle, 08/17/2008

Chris Green
Dog racing decline hurts breeders
Salina Journal, 08/18/2008

Michael Hooper
Area tribe files suit
Topeka Capital Journal, 08/19/2008

Rick Alm
Link raises troubling questions
Kansas City Star, 08/19/2008

Michael Hooper
Lottery to leave lawsuit to courts
Topeka Capital Journal, 08/20/2008

Rick Alm
Tribe sues Harrah's on casino plans near Wichita
Kansas City Star, 08/20/2008

James Carlson
Casino firms learn soon if they hit the jackpot
Topeka Capital Journal, 08/21/2008

Fred Mann
State gets down to nitty-gritty on casinos
Wichita Eagle, 08/21/2008

James Carlson
Vote set for today on two casino plans
Topeka Capital Journal, 08/22/2008

Fred Mann
Board to vote today on casino proposal
Wichita Eagle, 08/22/2008

Carl Manning
Board set to pick managers for 2 Kansas casinos today
Lawrence Journal World, 08/22/2008

James Carlson
Winners and losers
Topeka Capital Journal, 08/23/2008

Staff and Wire Reports
Kansas bets on Harrah's
Kansas City Star, 08/23/2008

Fred Mann
Harrah's wins; lawsuits lurk
Wichita Eagle, 08/23/2008

Beccy Tanner
Cheers and jeers in Mulvane, Wellington
Wichita Eagle, 08/23/2008

Carl Manning
Board picks casino managers
Lawrence Journal World, 08/23/2008

Rick Alm
There goes Woody!
Kansas City Star, 08/24/2008

Fred Mann
Casino group has no fear of size of project
Wichita Eagle, 08/24/2008

Jim Pedley
Speedway enhances casino proposal
Kansas City Star, 08/25/2008

Rick Alm
Casino smoking ban is cloudy
Kansas City Star, 08/26/2008

Jim Pedley
Auto racing the bid becomes sweeter
Kansas City Star, 08/27/2008

Carl Manning
Kansas Speedway adds casino incentive
Salina Journal, 08/28/2008

Rick Alm
Judge dismisses lawsuit contesting casino projects
Kansas City Star, 08/28/2008

Carl Manning
Tribe asks judge to stop Harrah's casino in Kansas
Lawrence Journal World, 08/30/2008

Fred Mann
Future of casino hinges on injunction
Wichita Eagle, 08/30/2008

David Klepper and Rick Alm
Tribe sues Harrah's over plans for casino
Kansas City Star, 08/30/2008

Steve Fry
Casino project on ropes
Topeka Capital Journal, 08/30/2008

Chris Green
Board to review financial status of casino developers
Salina Journal, 08/30/2008

Chris Green
Board set to review financial status of casino developers
Hutchinson News, 08/31/2008

Jim Pedley
Speedway sweetens the deal for casino
Kansas City Star, 09/01/2008

Carl Manning
Changing the law on slots at race tracks proves iffy
Manhattan Mercury, 09/02/2008

Rick Alm
Final Kansas Casino reports not surprising
Kansas City Star, 09/02/2008

Carl Manning
Alterations made to casino proposals
Topeka Capital Journal, 09/03/2008

Chris Green
Rival developers make their case for best casino
Hutchinson News, 09/03/2008

Carl Manning
Board walks fine line in casino consideration
Dodge City Daily Globe, 09/03/2008

The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Casino contracts play it straight [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 09/05/2008

Fred Mann
Harrah's can move forward with casino
Wichita Eagle, 09/06/2008

James Carlson
Ruling: Casino plans can resume
Topeka Capital Journal, 09/06/2008

Carl Manning
Judge rules in tribal casino case
Winfield Daily Courier, 09/06/2008

Rick Alm
Woodlands' racing license at risk
Kansas City Star, 09/09/2008

Rick Alm
Gambling suits flood courts
Kansas City Star, 09/09/2008

Associated Press
Questions raised about Wyandotte County casino
Manhattan Mercury, 09/10/2008

John Hanna
Gambling company folds plans
Topeka Capital Journal, 09/12/2008

Rick Alm
7th Street Casino case may finally be at an end
Kansas City Star, 09/12/2008

Rick Alm
Bidder nixes casino plan
Kansas City Star, 09/12/2008

Andrew Nash
Penn National pulling out of SEK
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 09/12/2008

The Morning Sun
Penn National official explains decision
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 09/12/2008

Rick Alm
Kansas waiting on its day in court
Kansas City Star, 09/16/2008

Rick Alm
Deal time for Wyco
Kansas City Star, 09/16/2008

Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Highway funding let's get creative [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 09/16/2008

Rick Alm
Pinnacle pulls out of efforts for casino
Kansas City Star, 09/17/2008

Associated Press
4th company pulls out of running for casino
Wichita Eagle, 09/17/2008

Carl Manning
Pinnacle pulls the plug on Kan. casino proposal
Hutchinson News, 09/17/2008

Carl Manning
State board considers casino applications
Topeka Capital Journal, 09/19/2008

Rick Alm
Decision by state could be delayed
Kansas City Star, 09/19/2008

Associated Press
State board quizzes casinos about cash
Wichita Eagle, 09/19/2008

Eric Swanson
Locals eager to hear final casino decision
Dodge City Daily Globe, 09/19/2008

Sam Hartle
Ford County casino financial called into question
Dodge City Daily Globe, 09/19/2008

Chris Green
Casino developers make final plea
Hutchinson News, 09/19/2008

Carl Manning
Speedway casino on track
Topeka Capital Journal, 09/20/2008

Rick Alm and David Klepper
Hard Rock to roll in KCK
Kansas City Star, 09/20/2008

Fred Mann
Gaming board delays Dodge City casino vote
Wichita Eagle, 09/20/2008

Chris Green
Casino selection is delayed
Hutchinson News, 09/20/2008

Eric Swanson
Casino decision delayed
Dodge City Daily Globe, 09/20/2008

Prudence over haste [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 09/21/2008

Eric Swanson
Still waiting for a decision
Dodge City Daily Globe, 09/22/2008

Rick Alm
Casino bidder formally rejected
Kansas City Star, 09/24/2008

Rick Alm
Wyandotte County casino opponents plan another suit
Kansas City Star, 09/25/2008

Rick Alm
Penn gaming suit
Kansas City Star, 09/25/2008

Andrew Nash
Questions raised about gaming future
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 09/25/2008

Kevin Flaherty
Camptown to face license hearing
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 09/25/2008

Carl Manning
Firm chosen for casino in Dodge
Topeka Capital Journal, 09/27/2008

Fred Mann
Olathe group chosen for Dodge City casino
Wichita Eagle, 09/27/2008

Rick Alm
Firm selected for casino bid
Kansas City Star, 09/27/2008

Carl Manning
Olathe company is chosen to build casino in Ford County
Lawrence Journal World, 09/27/2008

Eric Swanson
Butler awarded casino contract
Dodge City Daily Globe, 09/27/2008

Our Voice
Casino developer must be held accountable
Dodge City Daily Globe, 09/27/2008

Eric Swanson
Locals hail casino decision
Dodge City Daily Globe, 09/29/2008

J-W Editorial
Casino crunch [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 09/30/2008

Jack Weinstein
Olathe firm lands development, operation of Kansas casino
Olathe Daily News, 10/01/2008

Kevin Flaherty
Lottery reopens SEK for gaming
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 10/03/2008

Carl Manning
Southeast Kansas casino applications due Jan. 21
Dodge City Daily Globe, 10/03/2008

Rick Alm
Kansas appeals casino ruling
Kansas City Star, 10/04/2008

Eric Swanson
Residents near future casino site offer mixed viewpoints
Dodge City Daily Globe, 10/04/2008

Associated Press
State appeals dismissal of its KCK casino case
Lawrence Journal World, 10/05/2008

Carl Manning
Casino design, service crucial
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/06/2008

Associated Press
Penn National faces second legal challenge
Dodge City Daily Globe, 10/06/2008

Judy Lin
Crash shows casino lure for seniors
Lawrence Journal World, 10/09/2008

Rick Alm
Opening of casino may have to wait
Kansas City Star, 10/10/2008

Associated Press
Kansas Speedway track owner hedges bet on casino opening
Lawrence Journal World, 10/11/2008

Carl Manning
Kansas lottery sales decline
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/16/2008

Mark Wiebe
Casino wary of ban on smoking
Kansas City Star, 10/17/2008

Eric Swanson
Casino developers anticipate November 2009 opening
Dodge City Daily Globe, 10/17/2008

Associated Press
Casino could dodge KC smoking ban
Wichita Eagle, 10/18/2008

Rick Alm
Cordish abandons threat on smoke ban
Kansas City Star, 10/18/2008

The Lawrence Journal-World
Questions remain for Kansas casinos
Dodge City Daily Globe, 10/23/2008

Eric Swanson
Preparing for the future
Dodge City Daily Globe, 10/25/2008

Rick Alm
A six-casino market would be a sure bust
Kansas City Star, 10/28/2008

Tamara Audi
Casinos in a slump-except for one
Wichita Eagle, 11/02/2008

Rick Alm
Kansas could end up bust on casinos
Kansas City Star, 11/04/2008

Carl Manning
Kansas ponders slots change
Kansas City Star, 11/08/2008

Rick Alm
Now, only rubber will burn
Kansas City Star, 11/11/2008

Rick Alm
Law includes linguistic leaps
Kansas City Star, 11/11/2008

Carl Manning
Kan. lottery awards slots contract to GTECH
Hutchinson News, 11/13/2008

Carl Manning
Lottery picks contractor to run state slot machines
Lawrence Journal World, 11/13/2008

Rick Alm
Lottery contractor awarded slots deal
Kansas City Star, 11/13/2008

Carl Manning
Speculation surrounds Sumner Co. casino
Lawrence Journal World, 11/15/2008

Carl Manning
Lottery: Harrah's still in running
Junction City Daily Union, 11/16/2008

Carl Manning
Racetracks gambling for slots
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/17/2008

Carl Manning
Harrah's backs out of plans in Sumner County
Winfield Daily Courier, 11/18/2008

Michael Hooper
Harrah's withdraws plan
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/18/2008

Carl Manning
State board considers casino applications
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/19/2008

Jon Ruhlen
Casino plans not deterred
Hutchinson News, 11/19/2008

Michael Hooper
When chips are down
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/19/2008

Courier Views
Loss of Harrah's hits Kansas hard [editorial]
Winfield Daily Courier, 11/19/2008

John Milburn
Gov. hopeful after gambling setback
Lawrence Journal World, 11/19/2008

Rhonda Holman
Sumner Co. still prime site for casino [opinion]
Wichita Eagle, 11/20/2008

Rick Alm
Gambling no sure bet now
Kansas City Star, 11/20/2008

Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Gambling shooting craps [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/20/2008

Mark Vierthaler
Still accepting bets
Dodge City Daily Globe, 11/20/2008

Budgetary gambling [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 11/21/2008

Associated Press
Ford County casino still on schedule
Garden City Telegram, 11/21/2008

Mark Wiebe
Kansas clears county officials
Kansas City Star, 11/23/2008

Wichita Eagle
County's casino prospects still look promising
Dodge City Daily Globe, 11/28/2008

Fred Mann
State will set Sumner casino plan deadline
Wichita Eagle, 12/04/2008

Kevin Flaherty
Camptown to hear about license soon
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 12/05/2008

Eric Swanson
State panel to vote on Butler background check today
Dodge City Daily Globe, 12/05/2008

Carl Manning
Economy puts brakes on Speedway casino
Lawrence Journal World, 12/06/2008

Mary Clarkin
Dodge City casino rolling on
Hutchinson News, 12/06/2008

Rick Alm
Partners in KCK casino back out
Kansas City Star, 12/06/2008

Michael Hooper
KCK casino bid pulled
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/06/2008

Eric Swanson
Kansas City casino pulls out, Butler says Ford County still a lock
Dodge City Daily Globe, 12/06/2008

Eric Swanson
Kansas City casino pulls out, Butler says Ford County still a lock
Dodge City Daily Globe, 12/06/2008

Eric Swanson
One goes down, another holds on
Dodge City Daily Globe, 12/06/2008

Rick Alm
Kansas' casino law should be tossed
Kansas City Star, 12/09/2008

Rick Alm
Will chips stack up?
Kansas City Star, 12/12/2008

Michael Hooper
Local bank, group roll dice
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/12/2008

Matt Campbell
Economy hasn't led to riches for lotteries
Kansas City Star, 12/15/2008

Rick Alm
Kansan is buying casino
Kansas City Star, 12/16/2008

Rick Alm
Casino to break ground
Kansas City Star, 12/19/2008

Ralph Swanson
Casino law costs Kansas jobs
Chanute Tribune, 12/22/2008

John Hanna
Ground broken for Dodge City casino
Lawrence Journal World, 12/23/2008

Associated Press
New state casino breaks ground
Wichita Eagle, 12/23/2008

Eric Swanson
Going all in
Dodge City Daily Globe, 12/23/2008

Fred Mann
Sumner simplifies casino proposals
Wichita Eagle, 12/30/2008

Associated Press
Sumner County reopens casino bidding process
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/31/2008